Two Azerbaijani soldiers were wounded by Armenian shelling in the Kalbajar section of the Armenian-Azerbaijani state border, Azerbaijan’s military said early Wednesday.
“On July 28, starting from about 00:50, the Armenian armed forces units from the combat positions located in various directions in the territory of the Basarkechar region using small arms and grenade launchers have once again subjected to fire the positions of the Azerbaijan Army in the territory of the Kalbajar region,” the military said in a statement.
Due to the shelling, servicemen Aliyev Sadig Nizami and Imranli Imran Dilgam were wounded, the statement said. “The servicemen were provided with urgent medical assistance. There is no danger to their lives.”
“We reaffirm that Armenia bears full responsibility for the escalation of tensions along the state border between the two countries,” the statement added.